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Spinitron - KDHX: The Back Country Sat Mar 30th 2013

The Back Country (Music)

Sat Mar 30th 2013 3.00pm–5.00pm

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links

Time zone: central

3:01pm

The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2008)Buy it!

3:04pm

Alison Krauss “Steel Rails” from I've Got That Old Feeling (Rounder 1990) —Alison was nineteen years old when this album was released.Buy it!

3:06pm

Kathy Mattea “The L & N Don't Stop Here Anymore” from Coal (R.E.D. 2008) —A classic from the pen of Jean Ritchie. Railroads and coal mining have always gone together.Buy it!

3:11pm

Rhonda Vincent “Passing of the Train” from Back Home Again (Rounder Records www.rounderrecords.com 2000) —Kirksville, MO native Rhonda Vincent is still at the top of her bluegrass game.Buy it!

3:16pm

Connie Smith “Ain't You Even Gonna Cry” from Long Line of Heartaches (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2011) —One written by Johnny Russell. This Country Music Hall of Fame member is still putting out great records.Buy it!

3:19pm

Miss Leslie and Her Juke-Jointers “Cry, Cry, Cry” from Honky Tonk Happy Hour (Zero Records 2006) —This was a hit for Connie Smith back in the '60s and Connie is one of Miss Leslie's musical heroes. Leslie has a new release coming out this summer.Buy it!

3:22pm

Brennen Leigh “Sleeping with the Devil” from The Box (self 2010) —I'd love to see a new release from Brennen but she's so darn busy as an in-demand session and guest player.Buy it!

3:25pm

Iris DeMent “Mama's Opry” from Infamous Angel (Warner Bros. 1992) —The voice that was too country for country stations--but not KDHX.Buy it!

3:31pm

Joni Harms “Swing” from Cowgirl Dreams (Warner Nashville 1998) —From out Oregon way, Joni still lives and works on her great-grandfather's ranch he built in the mid-18th century.Buy it!

3:33pm

Elana James “Goodbye Liza Jane” from Elana James (Snarf Records 2006) —Elana is better known as one-third of the great trio, Hot Club of Cowtown, a terrific fiddle player and a fine vocalist. Johnny Gimble and Dave Biller help out on this one.Buy it!

3:36pm

The Carper Family “Can't Shake the Sands of Texas from My Shoes” from Back When (self 2012) —The Carper Family has a new release coming out in the next couple of months. Good news that. Better news is we might get to see them in STL in May.Buy it!

3:39pm

Stella! “Down in the Cellar” from Sorry, Stella (Earthwork 2012N  —The Stella Girls are Jo Serrapere, Taminah Gueramy, Jen Sygit and Katie Grace.Buy it!

3:45pm

Susanna Van Tassel “Closing Time” from My Little Star (The Music Room 2002) —Thanks to East Side Slim for his copy of this release. I hope Susanna can resume her musical career after her child-rearing days are through.Buy it!

3:48pm

Elizabeth Cook “Mama's Prayers” from Balls (31 Tigers 2007) —She sounds a whole lot like her musical hero, Dolly, on this one.Buy it!

3:51pm

Kacey Musgraves “It Is What It Is” from Same Trailer Different Park (Mercury Nashville Records 2014N  —The track title could have come from Dr. Phil.Buy it!

3:55pm

Leyla Fences “Get the Truck Outta Here” from Itty Bitty Twang Twang (Leyla Fences 2012N  —A huskier female voice than most, somewhat reminiscent of Melba Montgomery.Buy it!

4:05pm

Kay Adams “Second Fiddle” from Wheels & Tears (Sundazed) —Originally released on the Tower label in 1966, produced by Cliffie Stone. An early Buck Owens hit.Buy it!

4:07pm

Melba Montgomery “I Turn Up Missing Again” from Things That Keep You Going (RPM Music 2011) —Melba co-wrote all of the songs on this album except one with the great Verlon Thompson. She is still in great voice.Buy it!

4:10pm

Hazel Dickens and Alice Gerrard “Mary Johnson” from Hazel Dickens and Alice Gerard (Rounder 1998) —One that Alice wrote. I sure do miss Hazel. I'll bet she might have joined the UMWA workers marching down Market Street a few weeks ago as Mr. Peabody hauled away their pension benefits.Buy it!

4:16pm

Sarah And The Tall Boys “My Last Two Dollars” from A Lifetime Worth of Sin (self 2010) —Formerly out of Chicago, Sarah and Ian have now relocated to Nashville but promise to continue making regular stops in STL.Buy it!

4:19pm

Rosie Flores “Too Much” from Working Girl's Guitar (Bloodshot 2012) —One recorded many years ago by Janis Martin, whose Blanco Sessions Rosie produced.Buy it!

4:22pm

Zoe Muth & the Lost High Rollers “Let's Just Be Friends for Tonight” from Starlight Hotel (Signature Sounds Recordings Company 2011) —Zoe has made the move from Seattle to Austin to further pursue her musical muse.Buy it!

4:26pm

Teri Joyce “Kitchen Radio” (Cow Island Music 2009) —Many of the usual Texas suspects helping out on this release, including Biller, Stringer,Muse, Cashdollar, Flores, Domino, Trevino, Pankratz, Leigh and Roger Wallace.Buy it!

4:31pm

Amber Digby and Midnight Flyer “Here I Am Again” from LIVE at Swiss Alp Hall (CD BABY 2011) —One written by the great Shel Silverstein.Buy it!

4:34pm

Mandy Heinemann “Bound for Tennessee” from The Real Me (Right Side Up Records 2013N L —Produced by Gary Gordon.Buy it!

4:37pm

Gillian Welch “Paper Wings” from Revival (Acony 1996) —I just love the sound production on this track.Buy it!

4:41pm

Penny Ney “Lonely Street” from The Hardest Truth - EP (Penny Ney 2012) —A fine singer from Johnson City, TX way.Buy it!

4:45pm

Marti Brom “Alone at a Table for Two” from Sings Heartache Numbers (Goofin' 2005) —Marti resided in St. Louis many moons ago.Buy it!

4:47pm

Ruby Dee and The Snakehandlers “Settin' the Woods on Fire” from Live from Austin Texas (Dionysus Records / Bacchus Archives / Orange Sky / Hell Yeah 2011) —Ruby brings real high energy to her performances.Buy it!

4:50pm

Amanda Cevallos “He Won't Stop Leavin' Me Alone” from I'll Never Honky Tonk You (Amanda Cevallos 2012N  —Earl Poole Ball on piano, Lloyd Maines on steel and Dale Watson on lead guitar.Buy it!

4:53pm

Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line “Party Line” from Carnival (Blue Pig Music 2013) —No, it isn't a political statement. Ask your grandparents about a party line. Our ring was "two shorts" when I was growing up.Buy it!

4:57pm

Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.